4 recommended light taste ramen shops in Ueno
Ueno is a city that has Ameyoko(=famous food spot) and Ueno Park and is crowded with locals and tourists. There are a number of ramen shops in the area that convince gourmets.Many people go to ramen shops after drinking alcohol at their favorite izakaya(=tavern). Last time, we introduced recommended ramen shops in Ueno.
This time, as the second installment, we will introduce four recommended shops, centering on light taste ramen shops in Ueno. If you are planning to eat ramen after drinking alcohol in Ueno, please have a look.
Kakashi is a light taste ramen shop with a stylish interior.The nearest stations are Okachimachi Station, Ueno Okachimachi Station, and Ueno Station. Opening hours are from 11:00 to 23:00.The stylish shop with a pale wood counter and white walls is like a cafe. For ramen soup, you can choose “Chintan” with a refreshing taste and “Paitan” with a rich taste, and you can choose between salt base and soy sauce base. You can choose from two types of noodles: thin noodles and flat curly noodles. Let’s customize it freely. Please visit here after drinking alcohol in Ueno!
② Tokyo Jangara
Tokyo Jangara is a ramen shop in Ueno that offers light taste Tonkotsu ramen(=ramen in pork bone broth soup).The nearest station is Ueno Station, and business hours are from 7:00 to 23:00 from Monday to Saturday (until 22:30 on Sundays and holidays). It is a slightly little taste soup for those who are familiar with Kyushu Tonkotsu ramen, but once you have this refreshing feeling, it will be addictive. The recommended menu is “Jangara Zenbuiri”. There are a lot of ingredients such as so soft Char-siu(pork stewed in soysauce), Menma(=seasoned bamboo shoots), boiled egg, Mentaiko(=spicy cod roe), green onion. Please visit here after drinking alcohol in Ueno!
③ Wantanmen Yamato
Wantanmen Yamato is a ramen shop in Ueno where you can eat delicious Wantanmen(=wonton ramen). The nearest stations are Inaricho Station and Ueno Station. Opening hours are from 17:00 to 23:00 (lunch is also open). The soup stock is based on kelp and bonito, and the taste can be chosen from “Shiro dashi” which is light taste and “Kurodashi” which is rich taste. We recommend “Kurodashi Charshu Tokusei Wantanmen”. The soup has a light soy sauce taste, and the noodles are slippery medium thin straight noodles. Ingredients are covered with Char-siu and wonton. Eating them together is a blissful taste. Please visit here after drinking alcohol in Ueno!
Takahashi is a ramen shop that has a light but deep flavor of soup that is based on pork bone broth and seafood soup made mainly from grilled flying fish. The nearest stations are Ueno Station, Ueno Okachimachi Station, Okachimachi Station, and Ueno Hirokoji Station. Opening hours are from 11:00 to 23:00.We recommend “Yakiago Sio rahmen”. Every day, the curly noodles that are ordered from Sano City, Tochigi Prefecture, have a good feel when they are slurped, and entangle with the soup to enhance the appeal of the soup.Please visit here after drinking alcohol in Ueno!
This time, we introduced the recommended light taste ramen shops in Ueno, Each has its own personality and is recommended. Please visit here after drinking alcohol in Ueno!
In addition, if you are interested, please use the Ueno ramen tour on this site.
Alcohol is not included in this tour, so you can participate after drinking alcohol, or you can participate to eat only ramen without alcohol.
See you next time.